"Poor care post surgery at Golden Jubilee"

About: Golden Jubilee National Hospital / Cardiac Surgery

(as a relative),

My uncle had heart surgery here last year and the aftercare was appalling, only monitored every 9 hours despite high NEWS scores and when he deteriorated no action was taken for 3 days by then it was too late and he died.

Our family is heartbroken, I would rather take my chances than have to have an operation in this place.

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Response from Communications Manager, Golden Jubilee National Hospital

Dear Tristar1985

We are extremely sorry to hear about your family's experience of the Golden Jubilee National Hospital. Would it be possible for you to contact us directly with some additional information by emailing Comms@gjnh.scot.nhs.uk?

Once again, we are very sorry to hear about your father and the impact this has had on you and your family, and if you have any further enquiries or concerns, please do not hesitate to get back in touch.

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